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Kansas City in Jackson County, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Washington Park Statue

 
 
Washington Park Statue image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 21, 2011
1. Washington Park Statue
Inscription.

One Hundred and Nine
Thousand Citizens Gave
This Statue to Their City
Dedicated
Armistice Day 1925
Rededicated
Armistice Day 1932
The Two Hundredth
Anniversary Year of the
Birth of George Washington

 
Erected 1925 by Citizens of Kansas City.
 
Location. 39° 5.071′ N, 94° 34.927′ W. Marker is in Kansas City, Missouri, in Jackson County. Marker is at the intersection of Grand Boulevard and Pershing Road, on the left when traveling north on Grand Boulevard. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Kansas City MO 64108, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. In Memory of Law Enforcement Officers Killed in the "Kansas City Massacre" (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); Liberty Memorial Dedication Site (approx. 0.2 miles away); Liberty Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); James Silas Calhoun (approx. half a mile away); William Rockhill Nelson (approx. half a mile away); Sisters of Saint Mary (approx. 0.6 miles away); Alexander Majors (approx. 0.6 miles away); Veterans Memorial Flag (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Kansas City.
 
Also see . . .
Washington Park Statue Dedication image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 21, 2011
2. Washington Park Statue Dedication

1. George Washington. (Submitted on July 9, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Historical Photos of Washington Park. (Submitted on July 9, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismWar, US Revolutionary
 
Washington Park Restoration Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 21, 2011
3. Washington Park Restoration Marker
Washington Park and Statue image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 21, 2011
4. Washington Park and Statue
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 8, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 401 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 9, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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